J.K. Lasser's 1001 Deductions and Tax Breaks 2018Your Complete Guide to Everything Deductible
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BARBARA WELTMAN is an attorney and a nationally recognized expert in taxation for small businesses, as well as the author of many top-selling books on taxes and finance, including J.K. Lasser's Small Business Taxes. She is also the publisher of Idea of the Day®, a guest columnist for WSJ.com and U.S. News & World Report, is quoted regularly in major publications (including the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and Money magazine), and hosts a monthly radio show. Visit her at www.barbaraweltman.com.
A straightforward guide to taking tax breaks and deductions on your 2017 tax return Completely revised to reflect important changes in recent tax laws (including the Affordable Care Act's individual health care mandate), J.K. Lasser's 1001 Deductions & Tax Breaks 2018 will help you take advantage of every tax break and deduction to which you may be entitled. This comprehensive guide is clearly organized by subject matter so you can easily find situations that may apply to you. Each tax benefit is also clearly explained—along with the eligibility requirements for claiming the benefit—while planning tips and common pitfalls associated with the benefit in question are discussed in detail. New tax law alerts are also included throughout the book, so you can make the most informed decisions possible. With this book as your guide, you'll find deductions and tax breaks with regard to: You and your family Your home and car Your job or business Your investments Retirement savings Travel and entertainment Medical and dental expenses Health savings accounts Education costs Your charitable giving Casualty and theft losses Insurance Packed with hundreds of updated deductions and credits, practical advice, and real-world examples, J.K. Lasser's 1001 Deductions & Tax Breaks 2018 is a book every taxpayer should own. Get your free online supplement for the latest tax changes. J.K. Lasser—Practical Guides for All Your Financial Needs Please visit our website at www.jklasser.com